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    Quote Originally Posted by Jono View Post
    Nah that's just being outdone by amazing bowling and tough batting conditions.
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    If we're including part time bowlers in this then Nasser Hussain getting out to Jacques Rudolph in 2003 is up there. As is Vaughan getting dismissed by Ricky Ponting in the 2005 Ashes.
    His dismissal to Katich was worse. Ponting actually bowled okay.
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    KP, second dig, Adelaide 2006-2007.

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    Quote Originally Posted by GIMH View Post
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    Go whinge about England sucking at cricket on Facebook

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    Was to Warne, tbf.

    Yeah no I'm not coming up with anything which matches the pure ****headery of what we saw today
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    Quote Originally Posted by Burgey View Post
    KP, second dig, Adelaide 2006-2007.

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    You can't just invent Tests that didn't happen.
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    Haha hardly a whinge tbf. ****ty couple of days with the whites sucking it hard last night and then waking up to that collapse. We haven't lost a wicket since I woke up though so I'm pulling all nighter tonight.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BoyBrumby View Post
    On the "sons/grandsons of test players in the same team" thing; obviously Alec Stewart & Mark Butcher must've together a fair bit and must've both played with Dean Headley at least once, so there's another threesome.

    Did think about Ealham too, but his dad didn't play tests, if memory serves.
    No, Alan Ealham didn't play any tests.

    I did wonder about Stewart but I wasn't sure whether Micky played any tests. Perhaps Headley counts twice as his dad and grand-dad both played tests.


    Sidebottom and Broad must have played a few tests together a couple of years ago. Might there have been another descendant in the side then?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Spark View Post
    Yeah, got an absolute pie, tried to hit it for six (which it deserved) and got caught at cover off a leading edge. Was bizarre.

    EDIT: Prior would have got in too if Zaheer could catch.
    TBF, I think it should be a disgraceful shot to a ball that really didn't need an attacking shot. Prior's would have been shocking but he had every right to play an attacking shot to that filth. Execution was terrible, obvs.
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    If we're listing dumb Ian Bell dismissals, getting run out when the ball didn't reach the fence against India last summer has to be in the mix. The fact that Dhoni was persuaded to revoke the appeal is neither her nor there.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Athlai View Post
    Jeets doesn't really deserve to be bowling.
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    Well yeah Tendy is probably better than Bradman, but Bradman was 70 years ago, if he grew up in the modern era he'd still easily be the best. Though he wasn't, can understand the argument for Tendy even though I don't agree.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jono View Post
    Shaun Tait Ashes 2005 - 4th test.
    Gun call. The closeness of the test makes it all the more stupid in hindsight.
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    Quote Originally Posted by wpdavid View Post
    No, Alan Ealham didn't play any tests.

    I did wonder about Stewart but I wasn't sure whether Micky played any tests. Perhaps Headley counts twice as his dad and grand-dad both played tests.


    Sidebottom and Broad must have played a few tests together a couple of years ago. Might there have been another descendant in the side then?
    Tremmers, maybe?

    Although with the injury records of Sidearse and him having both in the one side may've been optimistic.
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